|Colorado House of Representatives District 2|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Ferrandino has worked as a Senior Budget Analyst with the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, as a Program Analyst with the US Department of Justice, and a Policy Analyst with the White House Office of Management and Budget. He served as Treasurer of the Colorado Democratic Party from 2005-2007.
Ferrandino provided answers to the Colorado State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected. When asked his legislative priorities he said:
"I will continue to work to protect consumer from predatory lending by re-introducing legislation that will limit the interest rate on payday loans to 45% down from the current rate of 521%. In addition, I will work to solve the fiscal problems in our state's constitution that limit our ability to invest in our state's future."
Ferrandino's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 09-1107 - HOA Limits On Energy Efficiency Measures
- HB 09-1199 - Healthy Forests Vibrant Communities Act
- HB 09-1299 - National Popular Vote Agreement
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
Ferrandino ran for re-election to the 2nd District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the August 10 primary. Doc Miller is running for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.
Ferrandino raised $45,426 for his campaign, while Miller raised $3,087.
|Colorado State House, District 2 (2008)|
|Mark Ferrandino (D)||13,506|
|Thomas C. Miller (R)||3,424|
Below are Ferrandino's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|CO Professional Fire Fighters||$2,000|
|Colorado Assoc of Public Employees||$1,100|
|Colorado Assoc of Realtors||$1,050|
|Colorado Education Assoc||$900|
- Mark Ferrandino's personal website
- Colorado House of Representatives - Rep. Mark Ferrandino
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart bio
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Mark Ferrandino on Facebook
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